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  •  Who benefits from economic contraction? (5+ / 0-)
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    TJ, mike101, mightymouse, Odysseus, Oh Mary Oh

    That is the question to ask. A large portion of the power structure has been championing austerity measures in the US that are guaranteed to hurt the economy. No mater the rhetoric they sprout for the benefit of their ignorant followers, the money men obviously understand what the results will be. Is this merely another opportunity to drive the markets and wages down to allow them to gobble up even a larger share of the economic pie or do they have grander plans?

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